Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset with a requirement for LAN skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited LAN over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Local Area Network (LAN)
South West > Somerset
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 101 94 82
Rank change year-on-year -7 -12 +3
Permanent jobs citing LAN 17 25 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 1.26% 1.88% 2.01%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.67% 11.57% 12.69%
Number of salaries quoted 14 24 26
Somerset median annual salary £38,125 £35,875 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.27% -15.59% +16.44%
10th Percentile £28,725 £23,500 £31,375
90th Percentile £50,250 £46,617 £49,375
South West median annual salary £37,500 £34,625 £35,000
% change year-on-year +8.30% -1.07% +4.48%

LAN is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Somerset
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 196 216 197
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 14.55% 16.24% 15.82%
Number of salaries quoted 154 178 183
Somerset median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
10th Percentile £22,975 £23,500 £20,750
90th Percentile £53,200 £59,125 £63,750
South West median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -

LAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

Job postings citing LAN as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Somerset.

Job vacancy trend for LAN in Somerset

LAN
Salary Trend in Somerset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing LAN in Somerset.

Salary trend for LAN in Somerset

LAN
Salary Histogram in Somerset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing LAN in Somerset over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for LAN in Somerset

LAN
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAN within the Somerset region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath -9 8 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Clevedon - 2 - -
Taunton +10 1 £40,000 +33.33%
Bridgwater - 1 £27,000 -
LAN
South West

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT jobs citing LAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Somerset region with a requirement for LAN.

1 12 (70.59%) Microsoft
1 12 (70.59%) VMware
2 11 (64.71%) Cisco
3 10 (58.82%) HP
3 10 (58.82%) SAN
4 8 (47.06%) Windows
5 7 (41.18%) SQL
5 7 (41.18%) Firewall
5 7 (41.18%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (41.18%) Office 365
5 7 (41.18%) Windows Server
6 6 (35.29%) SCCM
6 6 (35.29%) WLAN
6 6 (35.29%) WAN
6 6 (35.29%) Active Directory
7 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Office
7 5 (29.41%) Wireless
7 5 (29.41%) Barracuda Networks
7 5 (29.41%) 3PAR
7 5 (29.41%) Xerox
8 4 (23.53%) SaaS
8 4 (23.53%) Mitel
8 4 (23.53%) CCTV
8 4 (23.53%) Linux
8 4 (23.53%) DECT
8 4 (23.53%) TCP/IP
8 4 (23.53%) Juniper
8 4 (23.53%) Project Management
8 4 (23.53%) Dell
9 3 (17.65%) DNS

LAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (11.76%) IIS
1 2 (11.76%) OpenStack
Applications
1 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (41.18%) Office 365
2 4 (23.53%) SaaS
3 2 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (11.76%) IaaS
3 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (11.76%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (58.82%) SAN
2 7 (41.18%) Firewall
3 6 (35.29%) WAN
3 6 (35.29%) WLAN
4 5 (29.41%) Wireless
5 4 (23.53%) DECT
5 4 (23.53%) TCP/IP
6 3 (17.65%) DNS
6 3 (17.65%) IP Telephony
7 2 (11.76%) DHCP
7 2 (11.76%) Internet
7 2 (11.76%) SSL
7 2 (11.76%) VoIP
8 1 (5.88%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) DB2
General
1 1 (5.88%) Finance
1 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Analyst
1 6 (35.29%) Support Analyst
2 5 (29.41%) Senior Analyst
2 5 (29.41%) Senior Support Analyst
2 5 (29.41%) Senior Systems Analyst
2 5 (29.41%) Systems Analyst
2 5 (29.41%) Systems Support
2 5 (29.41%) Systems Support Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Infrastructure Support
4 2 (11.76%) Cloud Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) Project Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Server Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Server Support
5 1 (5.88%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Windows Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) CCTV
2 2 (11.76%) Data Centre
2 2 (11.76%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (11.76%) Public Cloud
2 2 (11.76%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (47.06%) Windows
2 7 (41.18%) Windows Server
3 4 (23.53%) Linux
4 2 (11.76%) CentOS
4 2 (11.76%) Ubuntu
5 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) Project Management
2 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (11.76%) Data Protection
2 2 (11.76%) ITIL
2 2 (11.76%) SDLC
2 2 (11.76%) Service Delivery
2 2 (11.76%) Service Delivery Management
2 2 (11.76%) Waterfall
3 1 (5.88%) Change Control
3 1 (5.88%) Innovative Thinking
3 1 (5.88%) OpenUP
3 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 7 (41.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) Degree
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.88%) MCSA
2 1 (5.88%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) PMO
System Software
1 7 (41.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (35.29%) Active Directory
3 2 (11.76%) Docker
3 2 (11.76%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (35.29%) SCCM
2 3 (17.65%) SCOM
3 2 (11.76%) Kubernetes
3 2 (11.76%) NetBackup
3 2 (11.76%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 12 (70.59%) Microsoft
1 12 (70.59%) VMware
2 11 (64.71%) Cisco
3 10 (58.82%) HP
4 5 (29.41%) 3PAR
4 5 (29.41%) Barracuda Networks
4 5 (29.41%) Xerox
5 4 (23.53%) Dell
5 4 (23.53%) Juniper
5 4 (23.53%) Mitel
6 2 (11.76%) Google
6 2 (11.76%) Veeam